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Ball Aerospace's GMI Instrument Arrives in Japan Onboard NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement Satellite
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Ball Aerospace's GMI Instrument Arrives in Japan Onboard NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement Satellite

BOULDER, Colo. –- A Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. instrument essential for a new era in precipitation measurements has arrived in Japan where it will launch aboard NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission. Ball's GPM Microwave Imager (GMI) is a multi-channel, conical-scanning, microwave radiometer that is part of an international satellite mission led by NASA and the Japan...

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Current Sensor IC has thermally enhanced, integrated design.

Designed for maximum accuracy, ACS770 consists of linear Hall circuit with copper conduction path located near die. Precise proportional output voltage is provided by low-offset, chopper-stabilized BiCMOS Hall IC, while immunity to current conductor dV/dt and stray electric fields is offered by integrated shield technology. Available in 5-pin package, lead (Pb)-free product features digital...

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Lockheed Martin Links Ground Sensor Network with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Enhanced Threat Protection

Unattended Ground Sensors Protect Personnel and Assist In Border Surveillance WASHINGTON- – A wireless ground sensor network developed by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will soon have the option of being fully integrated with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Lockheed Martin's Self-Powered Ad-hoc Network (SPAN), a wireless ground sensor system will be able to connect with unmanned vehicles to provide...

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Fall Management Alarm integrates with wireless nurse call.

Designed to monitor residents at risk of falling, Code Alert-® CA630 Wireless Fall Management System integrates with Quick Response-® Premiere Wireless Nurse Call Solution. Device- connects to bed/chair sensor pads as well as nurse call cord. If weight is removed from pad or call cord plunger is pressed, caregivers are notified instantly via audible or silent alert at alarm unit, and alert at...

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Current Sensor/Voltage Monitor offers simultaneous sampling.

Supplied in 16-pin, 5 x 4 mm WSON package, LMP92064 digital current sensor and voltage monitor integrates precision current sense amplifier and two 12-bit ADC channels that simultaneously capture voltage and current data. SPI interface transfers real-time data at up to 20 MHz, and 125 ksps conversion rate promotes accurate power fluctuation measurements. Other features include max input offset...

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Industrial Tablet Computer aids route based condition analysis.

Featuring IP65 and MIL-STD-810G certification, Metso Maintenance Pad route-based condition monitoring data collector and analyzer includes Metso Machine Analyzer software with route planning, route and off-route measurements, as well as tools for vibration analysis. Use of wireless sensors and measurement modules accelerates safe setup without cables and minimizes time spent close to measured...

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Eddy-Current Displacement Sensors offer 15 mm measurement range.
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Eddy-Current Displacement Sensors offer 15 mm measurement range.

As fully compliant CompactRIO™ module, ECD140 sensors- offer plug-and-play displacement sensing. Direct access is provided to measurement data without any- intervening hardware or modules, and those familiar with CompactRIO FPGA programming use downloadable drivers to connect to ECD140 and start making measurements. National Instruments CompactRIO, as open and expandable system powered by...

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Current Sensors/Transformers measure wide range of currents.
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Current Sensors/Transformers measure wide range of currents.

By accurately transforming them from high to low measurable values, 5300 series measures- range of AC currents. Current sensors have primary current range of 3.5–800 A and- come in several types of current transformers, including low phase/high accuracy and high frequency. Current transformers have- 20–100 kHz operating range and can be totally encapsulated, with or without wound primary...

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TI's Technology Advances LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3, Allowing Students and Hobbyists to Unleash Their Creative Powers to Build Stronger, Smarter Robots

The collaboration extends TI's commitment to STEM education, inspiring students to learn and create innovative projects DALLAS- – Today, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced that Sitara™ processors, along with TI connectivity and analog solutions, have been selected to power the LEGO-® MINDSTORMS-® EV3 robotics platform that is now available. The robotics tool kit contains...

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